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The Brunswick Inn

1 Railway Terrace, Derby DE1 2RU, England
+44 1332 290677
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Caught the train from Nottingham having found out that the summer beer festival was on at the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
nottinghamnikki
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Proper old style pub, top quality ales, give yourselves a treat & give it a try.

Deserves its trip adviser rating as best pub in Derby & Camra pub of the year 2016 & 2017, good job... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
radfordred
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“great pub” (20 reviews)
“real ale” (35 reviews)
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1 Railway Terrace, Derby DE1 2RU, England
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+44 1332 290677
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"camra pub of the year"
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"own brewery"
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"beer festival"
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"brewed on site"
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"derby station"
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"close to the railway station"
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"excellent selection of beers"
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"black sabbath"
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"casserole"
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"serves excellent"
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"portuguese waiter"
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"guest beers"
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"traditional decor"
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"proper beer"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Caught the train from Nottingham having found out that the summer beer festival was on at the Brunswick and the Alexandra. Well worth the time and effort to get here. The choice of beers is excellent and so reasonably priced. Had the bbq which again...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Deserves its trip adviser rating as best pub in Derby & Camra pub of the year 2016 & 2017, good job this was our last pub we visited, if we had came here first I would not have not moved, the bittersweet Everards Beacon was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been here a couple of times before and it being excellent. This visit was very disappointing. Out of three pints, 2 had to go back and one was just drinkable.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Without have a stop. This pub keeps the old spirit and charm. Visiting Derby since more then 15 years, this is an institution which is still in the tradition of pub culture. There are a good selection of changing beers and typical food. This is...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

I never write reviews but had promised myself that the NEXT time either I, or someone with me was treated rudely or meanly in the Brunswick I would write one. I am genuinely sorry to do this, but I am fed up especially of being...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018

This pub is a must for Real Ale fans visiting Derby. The building has a lot of history and is a real treasure. An excellent range of guest beers along with their own from Brunswick Brewing Company on site.

Thank Peter B
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

This was the start and finish point of a Derby pub crawl for 8 old friends. It was a quiet Thursday lunchtime and we ordered eight different meals from the small but varied menu. The meals arrived two at a time and were served on...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Very good effort on my last business and so nearly back to the halcyon days but just as mite short for now but clearly heading in the right direction. Good selection of beers.

Thank Brian M
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

I would like to say a sincere thank you to Alan and his team at the Brunswick for a great ‘refuel’ in their superb hostelry. The combination of the sensation ‘moorish’ Silver Street Porter (the real ale is always excellent, a working brewery on site)...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Driving past saw an offer 2 for £22, so we nipped in, cannot fault the choice of beer. We decided to go for the 1 course each @ £8.50, upon delivery of the food it looked nice and was very tasty. Gravy a little watery...More

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Keith_the_writer
10 December 2017|
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Response from allyboyy | Property representative |
Yes we do a small menu. We are home fans only on all our games now. The pub gets very busy on match days. Thanks Alan
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Dean F
25 October 2016|
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Response from allyboyy | Property representative |
Yes we have two areas to park. Both are our private land. One is at the front of the building access off railway terrace and the other to the rear access off calvert street.
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Sarah M
19 March 2016|
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Response from Alan P |
We are walking distance from the city centre about 10 minutes walking time. Thanks.
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